The Ape (1940 movie)

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The Ape
The Ape (1940) poster.jpg
Movie poster
Directed byWilliam Nigh
Written byKurt Siodmak
Richard Carroll
Produced byWilliam Nigh
William T. Lackey
StarringBoris Karloff
Maris Wrixon
Gene O'Donnell
CinematographyHarry Neumann
Edited byRussell F. Schoengarth
Music byEdward J. Kay
Distributed byMonogram Pictures Corporation
Monarch Film Corporation
Release date
  • September 30, 1940 (1940-09-30)
Running time
62 minutes
CountryUnited States

The Ape is a 1940 American horror movie directed by William Nigh and starring Boris Karloff, Maris Wrixon, Gene O'Donnell, Dorothy Vaughan, Gertrude W. Hoffmann.[1] It was distributed by Monogram Pictures.[2] It was based on the 1924 play by Adam Hull Shirk.

References[change | change source]

  1. Jacobs, Stephen (2011). Boris Karloff: More Than a Monster: the Authorised Biography. Tomahawk Press. p. 261. ISBN 978-0-9557-6704-3.
  2. The Ape article[permanent dead link] at Turner Classic Movies

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